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This illustrated useful advisor covers every thing from scientific definitions of many of the kinds of arthritis to all facets of treating the , from medicines and surgical procedure to complementary cures, and is helping the reader dwell with arthritis and its long term issues.

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For example, a professional musician who plays the violin or piano would find arthritis of the hands far more of a problem than someone who spends his or her time talking to others without the need for physical performance. Changes฀in฀selfperception฀ A complex and subtle issue is the way arthritis can change people’s appearance and the way they look at themselves. How we look is of fundamental importance to us all. In the longterm, arthritis affects both self-image and actual appearance, with consequent changes in self-perception.

The tests are never diagnostic in their own right. They are often used to assess the safety and effectiveness of treatment too.  ASSESSING฀THE฀BODY’S฀RESPONSE฀Blood tests can assess the normal way in which the body responds to a damaging situation, such as an SYMPTOMS AND DIAGNOSIS infection. In some forms of arthritis, especially rheumatoid arthritis, the response is switched on when it should not be. This response can be detected when the erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) increases (see right).

Plantar fasciitis also sometimes develops in people who gain weight suddenly, which can put extra strain on the load-bearing capacity of the feet. The pain of plantar fasciitis, which may be a severe, stabbing sensation, is felt under the bottom of the heel (see below), especially when you first stand up in the morning. Sitting down may bring temporary relief, but the pain tends to return when you stand or walk for any length of time. Your physician may suggest drugs that will reduce the inflammation.

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